Volunteering

Find a volunteering opportunity in your 50s or above.

Volunteering can be an incredibly rewarding way to spend your time. It’s an opportunity to use your skills and experience to support a cause or organisation you care about. If you’re thinking about volunteering, you can jump straight in and search for a role here – or browse our resources below if you’re looking for ideas and inspiration.

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Considering your volunteering options?

Are you looking to make the most of your retirement? Do you have passions and interests you’ve been itching to explore? Then volunteering could be for you. From being a voluntary tour guide at a museum, to fostering an animal that had a difficult start to life, there’s something out there for everyone.

With age comes a deeper appreciation for life, which can often create an urge to give back to the community. You may have invaluable skills and experience that could make a positive difference to the world around you. The benefits that come from volunteering over the age of 50 are huge, and the variety of opportunities available mean it’s up to you to choose your level of impact and effort.

It’s never too late to make a difference.

More and more people are finding satisfaction in Volunteering. Find out why you should become a volunteer and the benefits it can bring.

There are so many ways you can make a difference. Discover a wide range of volunteering opportunities and find the role that’s right for you.

Volunteer for a charity and you will be joining a mission to make the world a better place. Find a cause that inspires you and get started.

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